Focus on Prices and Spending, Consumer Expenditure, Volume 2, Number 16

Focus on Prices and Spending | Consumer Expenditure | Volume 2, Number 16

Chart 1. Shares of expenditures for selected categories, United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and Japan, 2009
Country     Food         Housing    Transportation Health care Clothing

United States

14.6 26.3 17.5 7.2 4.0

Canada

15.3 21.4 20.6 4.2 6.0

United Kingdom

19.9 24.1 15.2 1.4 5.5

Japan

21.8 21.6 9.8 4.3 4.2

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